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Old 09-09-2009, 06:18 PM   #1
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where to find aluminium tabletop edge trim?

My 1980 caravelles have rubber t profile edge protectors on table top but also other panels. The have started to part etc and I'd like to replace them with the typical aluminium trim I see on so many table edges in 50'and 60's trailers. Not sure if it was standard then or retrofitted, but either way I'd be interested to find a source for this trim.

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Old 09-09-2009, 06:25 PM   #2
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Try here:
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Old 09-09-2009, 06:57 PM   #3
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check with www.vintagetrailersupply.com too... I remember this time last they had two different types of aluminum countertop edge moulding...

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Old 09-09-2009, 07:03 PM   #4
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Also check Ace Hardware...that's where we got ours...

Also check this thread: http://www.airforums.com/forums/f38/...rim-44539.html

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Old 09-10-2009, 12:00 PM   #5
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What I used was 3/4" wide aluminum trim designed to be used with carpeting. I bought everything both of my local Menards had, I have also seen it at our local hardware store. Go to the carpet area.

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Old 09-10-2009, 03:17 PM   #6
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Aluminum and Stainless Steel Tee Nosings

for instance...

do I love thios forum pr not? Dont think it would be possible to own an older airstream in Europe without access to this forum.

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Old 09-20-2009, 10:45 AM   #7
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Source for aluminum t-moulding

thanks go to member InsideOut , I was just viewing their dinette information and came across their link to this supplier and confirmed they have what you and I are both looking for.

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Old 09-20-2009, 12:34 PM   #8
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You might try Outwater Plastics Industries, 24 River Road, Bogota, NJ 07603 201-498-8750. We bought our aluminum trim from them and they provided good service. Not sure if they have exactly what you are looking for, but they are worth a look.
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